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'The Book of Mormon' lottery: This is what you need to know to score $25 tickets

"The Book of Mormon," as seen in Washington, D.C., in 2017.
"The Book of Mormon," as seen in Washington, D.C., in 2017. (Julieta Cervantes)

HOUSTON – “The Book of Mormon” is returning to Houston’s Hobby Center and a lottery will be held prior to each performance for $25 tickets.

The Tony Award-winning musical will be in town next Tuesday through Jan. 20.

Entries for the lottery will be accepted at the box office beginning 2 1/2 prior to each performance. Each person will print their name and the number of tickets (1 or 2) they wish to purchase on a card that is provided. Two hours before curtain, names will be drawn at random for a limited number of tickets priced at $25 each. Only cash will be accepted. Only one entry is allowed per person. 

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Cards will be checked for duplication prior to drawing. Winners must be present at the time of the drawing and show a valid ID to purchase tickets. There is a limit of one entry per person and two tickets per winner. Tickets are subject to availability. 

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The showrunners say the production has attracted as many as 800 entries at some performances.  The low-priced lottery seats will be available for every city on the national tour.

“The Book of Mormon” was previously in Houston for the 2013-2014 season.

 

 


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